Event Management System Feed http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/rsshome.aspx Events listing from NCC Library Venue if you want change current month or year, please specify the month/year arguments in query string. copyright Dementia Friendly Coffee Morning <br /> 23 January 2020<br /> None - None <br /> <br />Join our specially trained staff for a relaxed, friendly get together for people living with memory loss, and their friends and families. We offer a short tour of museum highlights, followed by coffee and a chat, with a chance to handle museum objects.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=5539 Winter Talk- The Great Wall of Yarmouth <br /> 24 January 2020<br /> 11:30 - 12:30 <br /> <br />Why Yarmouth needed a wall, the dilemma it caused and the dreadful accounts that took place building it. A talk by Paul Patterson<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=9002 Nelson and Norfolk, Revisited <br /> 24 January 2020<br /> 14:30 - 16:00 <br /> <br />Join author and journalist Mark Nicholls, as he explores Nelson's regard for Norfolk, and Norfolk's regard for Nelson. Explore Nelson's legacy as a maritime hero and how the county reclaimed a local legend following the bi-centenary of the Battle of Trafalgar. Included with museum admission.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=9056 Undercroft Tour <br /> 25 January 2020<br /> 11:00 - 14:30 <br /> <br />Find out what lies beneath the museum in a guided tour of our undercroft - the largest medieval undercroft in the city. The tour lasts around 45 minutes and is free with museum admission. Call us to book. Please note there are steep steps leading down to the undercroft. Booking essential, 01603 629127.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=7727 Taboo - Plastic...Fantastic? <br /> 25 January 2020<br /> 14:00 - 14:30 <br /> <br />Revise your relationship with our collections as we explore the grim realities, controversy and devastation behind some of the seemingly beautiful and benign objects across the museum. Events contain adult themes, talks and tours last 30-45 minutes. Plastic...Fantastic? - Plastic is the taboo material of our time. Find out how it features in museum collections, and our everyday lives as well as its impact upon the world.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=8954 Creatures of the Cold: Spotlight on Natural History <br /> 25 January 2020<br /> 10:30 - 15:30 <br /> <br />Our popular torchlit tours of the Natural History Gallery are back! Discover how certain animals flourish in the dark and cold of winter, and get up close to our natural history collections and prehistoric fossils with Natural History curator, Dr David Waterhouse. Suitable for families. Spaces on torchlit tours limited. Pre-book on 01603 495 897 / 493 625.<br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=9051 Winter Talk- Life and Death in Victorian Prison <br /> 31 January 2020<br /> 11:30 - 12:30 <br /> <br />Mike will be talking about life in a Victorian gaol. Discover what the term ""hard labour"" really meant. Learn the difference betwen a prison and a gaol, and between a convict and a prisoner. Hear all the grisly details of how corporal and capital punishment was meted out. A talk by Mike Wabe. <br /> http://events.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/public_events.aspx?id=9004